Assessment of Tricuspid Valve Detachment Efficiency for Ventricular Septal Defect Closure: A Retrospective Comparative Study

Bilen C. , Akkaya G. , TUNCER O. N. , ATAY Y.

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA SINICA, cilt.36, ss.360-366, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the efficiency of tricuspid valve detachment (TVD) during the surgical treatment of perimembranous ventricular septal defects (VSDs) and to compare the early and mid-term results to patients without TVD in terms of tricuspid insufficiency.